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White House Factions Fight Over Trump's Next Homeland Security Secretary

White House Factions Fight Over Trump's Next Homeland Security Secretary

Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli speaks about immigration policy at the White House on Aug. 12. Immigration hard-liners are pushing for him to be the next secretary of homeland security.White House staffers have told President Trump he can’t choose two immigration hard-liners for a top job because of federal vacancy rules, according to two people familiar with the conversations.

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White House Factions Fight Over Trump's Next Homeland Security Secretary

Trump Says Republicans Need To 'Get Tougher And Fight' On Impeachment

Trump Says Republicans Need To 'Get Tougher And Fight' On Impeachment

"Republicans ... have to get tougher and fight because the Democrats are trying to hurt the Republican Party for the election," President Trump said at a meeting of his Cabinet on Monday.The president went off on members of his own party during a Cabinet meeting on Monday, while saying at least Democrats are united in their pursuit of trying to remove him from office.

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Trump Says Republicans Need To 'Get Tougher And Fight' On Impeachment

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Bernie Sanders' Heart Attack Was A 'Gut Check' Moment

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Bernie Sanders' Heart Attack Was A 'Gut Check' Moment

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., speaks during a rally for presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders in Queens, N.Y., on Saturday.In an interview with NPR, the congresswoman said her decision to endorse Sanders is part of a movement that is “far larger than a presidential campaign.”

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Bernie Sanders' Heart Attack Was A 'Gut Check' Moment

White House Adviser Peter Navarro Calls Fictional Alter Ego An 'Inside Joke'

White House Adviser Peter Navarro Calls Fictional Alter Ego An 'Inside Joke'

Peter Navarro, White House director of trade and manufacturing policy, has admitted quoting a fictional character in several of his nonfiction books.Peter Navarro, a key architect of President Trump’s trade policy, made up one of the people the adviser repeatedly quotes in his nonfiction books. Navarro’s publisher is not amused.

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White House Adviser Peter Navarro Calls Fictional Alter Ego An 'Inside Joke'